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Cleanup of Former Nuke Lab Site Near LA Runs into Hurdles

Proprietor Boeing Co and wealthy homeowners oppose removing radioactive waste to background levels

Ever hear of the Santa Susana Field Laboratory? In the 1940s, the federal government chose a hilly site near, but not too near, the city of Los Angeles for testing dangerous rockets and nuclear reactors. The site is just south of Simi…
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by: RL Miller – February 10, 2014

A California Fracking Moratorium Post-Mortem

How Big Oil and Big Democrats outplayed Big Green and crushed the grassroots

“A fracking bill gone bad.” Those are words from The Los Angeles Times, which at first endorsed SB4 — Senator Fran Pavley’s measure to regulate hydraulic fracturing in California —  and now calls on Governor Jerry Brown veto it. So how did…
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by: RL Miller – September 16, 2013

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